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Series Info

Length: 30 min.

Grade Levels:
5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10

Social Studies

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Teen Kids News

Teen Kids News is a dynamic 30 minute, weekly television news program for teens and pre-teens by teens. This current events series on news from around the world provides information to kids in an educational and entertaining manner.

The “Making the Grade” segment teaches students about plagiarism, public speaking, and internships. The “90 Second Word Segments” are vocabulary builders in a game format. “Work-It-Careers” segment looks into working at a specific job; what level of education and specifics degrees are required, background information about the field and what the job entails.



Preview of Teen Kids News (3 min. video)
Windows Media (32 MB) | Quicktime (16 MB)

NBC’s Today Show Report on Teen Kids News (5 min. 30 sec. Video)
Windows Media (60 MB) | Quicktime (29 MB)

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